Karan Balwani

Karan is a writer who shares an undying passion for technology, books and pets. For the past 7 years, he has worked in Business Development and PR before discovering his love for the written word. He regularly posts on his blog (www.k4b6.com) and is working on his debut novel.

Crypto Wallet Found Stealing Passwords
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Crypto Wallet Found Stealing Passwords

It was recently discovered that the Coinomi wallet app is sending user passwords to Google’s spellcheck service in the form of clear text. This exposed users’ confidential information and account credentials, compromising their funds through a method known as man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks. It can be misused by emptying funds from …

Mateusz Kierepka - the Man Behind The Thriving Start-up Culture of Poland
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Mateusz Kierepka – the Man Behind The Thriving Start-up Culture of Poland

Mr. Mateusz has helped numerous start-ups get on their feet through mentorship and advice. He has also served in the capacity of a juror for start-up competitions. Mateusz Kirepka is credited with founding MedApp a company that has made significant leaps in healthcare and research. He has teamed up with …

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Huobi Australia Shuts Down

The free-falling cryptocurrency market has claimed its latest victim, this time around its Huobi Australia. This news comes within just 8 months of the company’s launch in Melbourne. The Australian arm of Huobi was launched as a joint venture between the Huobi group and Blockchain Global. Notably, the Huobi group …

Russia To Launch Oil-Backed Crypto
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Russia To Launch Oil-Backed Crypto

Duma, the Russian state plans to pass a pending resolution on cryptocurrencies. This revelation was reported by a local source. Oleg Nikolayev, member, The State Duma Committee on Economic Policy spoke out about the development, saying that the Russian assembly house which was responsible for leading cryptocurrency regulations is in …

Bahrain Welcomes Cryptocurrency Companies
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Bahrain Welcomes Cryptocurrency Companies

Bahrain is the latest addition to the ranks of cryptocurrency friendly countries. They plan to develop Bahrain into a cryptocurrency and blockchain hub. The rollout is in the trial phase for now until the country establishes industry regulations. The country renowned for being the financial center for the Middle East …

Binance Launches Decentralized Crypto Exchange
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Binance Launches Decentralized Crypto Exchange

After months of teasing and anticipation, Binance has finally launched its own cryptocurrency exchange that operates on their own blockchain called Binance Chain. At the time of writing this news, the platform is currently in the testnet phase, which means that users can try out the new platform should they …

French Tobacco Shops Start Selling Cryptocurrencies
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French Tobacco Shops Start Selling Cryptocurrencies

Digycode, the French company, and Ingenico, the national point of sale (POS) service provider has made the purchase of cryptocurrency a lot easier for French citizens. Together, they have made it possible to buy cryptocurrencies offline through any of the 10,000 tobacco shops located in France. This accounts for less …

Everything You Need To Know About JP Morgan's Stablecoin
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Everything You Need To Know About JP Morgan’s Stablecoin

JP Morgan Chase had a special announcement to make on Valentine’s Day. The financial giant announced the launch of its own cryptocurrency. This is a landmark event as JP Morgan is the first major bank to enter the digital assets market. This move was not expected by anyone as the …

Coinsquare Acquires StellarX
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Coinsquare Acquires StellarX

Coinsquare, Canada based cryptocurrency exchange has acquired StellarX, the decentralized exchange (DEX). The announcement was made on Thursday and it proceeds the firm’s acquisition of BlockEQ stellar wallet which was completed last December. They plan to rebrand the wallet to function as an “anchor wallet” for the StellarX platform in …

Zcash Patches Infinite Counterfeit Vulnerability
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Zcash Patches Infinite Counterfeit Vulnerability

The Caribbean island of Curcao held a cryptography conference last year on March 1 in which Ariel Gabizon gave a presentation on a Zcash’s code vulnerability. This small error has the potential to put billions of dollars under risk. One of Zerocoin Electric Coin Company’s engineer is credited to create …